Perform a Personal Audit

Taking a personal review, or personal audit, of your own finances is no easy task but well worth it in the end. A personal audit allows you the chance to take a solid review of everything you’re spending money on, when you’re spending the most, where your income is...

Make Money With Your Hobbies

Turning a hobby into a money maker is a great way to start generating a little extra income while having fun! Whether it’s painting, bead-making, photography or one of thousands of others you can find ways to start bringing in some cash with a little effort and...

Create Financial Games and Challenges

One of the best ways to learn is to involve all your problem solving and naturally competitive skills by turning anything into a game. That especially goes for financial education! It first starts with creating a little “financial club” amongst your friends. Creating...

Reduce Spending While Expanding Quality Time

When you take the time to separate your wants from needs, you’d be surprised how many little extras you’re spending your hard earned money on, for not a lot of reward at all. Sometimes it’s all those little things that we think we need in the moment that build up and...

Review Your Expenses and Talk with a CPA

After taking the time to get organized, it’s time to actually sit down for an intensive review of your expenses and finances, and to likely talk with a CPA. I like to think of this as the Spring Cleaning of your bank account. You’d be surprised what kind of cobwebs...